Describe any three steps taken up by our government to check population growth rate. 3 mark
Steps taken up by our government to check population growth rate.
(i) Motivate smaller families by promoting the use of various contraceptive methods.
(ii) Use of advertisements in the media as well as posteres showing a happy couple with two children with slogan "Hum do hamare do"
(iii) Statutory raising of marriageable age of the female to 18 years and male to 21 years.
(iv) Easy availability of contraceptives.
(v) Incentives given to couples with smaller families.